Ian McKellen

Why Ian McKellen turned down Mission: Impossible II

Simon Brew News
Jul 21, 2015

"You can't say no to working with Tom Cruise", said Ian McKellen's agent. One day later, Gandalf and Magneto came calling...

Bill Condon interview: Mr Holmes, Beauty & The Beast

Cameron K McEwan Interview
Jun 18, 2015

Bill Condon chats to us about Sir Ian McKellen, Benedict Cumberbatch, Beauty & The Beast, and Mr Holmes...

Mr Holmes review

Louisa Mellor Review
Jun 17, 2015

Ian McKellen plays a retired Sherlock Holmes, in Bill Condon’s sensitive film about ageing, death, fact and fiction…

Mr Holmes: brand new trailer for McKellen's Sherlock Holmes film

Simon Brew Trailer
Apr 20, 2015

Ian McKellen is set to play an older Sherlock Holmes in Bill Condon's Mr Holmes movie. Here's the latest trailer...

Top 25 modern day uncredited movie roles

Nick Horton Feature
Mar 6, 2015

Sometimes 30 seconds can steal the whole movie. Here are our most unforgettable movie cameos of modern times...

X-Men: Stewart for Wolverine 3, McKellen for Apocalypse

Simon Brew News
Feb 10, 2015

It sounds as if Wolverine 3 will see Hugh Jackman's Wolverine and Patrick Stewart's Professor X team up...

Mr Holmes: first footage of Ian McKellen’s Sherlock

Rob Leane News
Feb 5, 2015

Ready for some elderly Sherlock Holmes action? We've now got our first clip of Ian McKellen in Mr Holmes...

X-Men: Apocalypse won't feature Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart

Simon Brew News
Jan 19, 2015

After returning in X-Men: Days Of Future Past, Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen are set to sit X-Men: Apocalypse out...

X-Men: Days Of Future Past review

Ryan Lambie Review
May 13, 2014

A bleak dystopia and the 1970s collide in the sprawling X-Men: Days Of Future Past. Here’s Ryan’s review...

Laura Linney signs up for new Sherlock Holmes movie

Simon Brew News
May 8, 2014

Laura Linney and Ian McKellen are teaming up for a new Sherlock Holmes project...